Feature Lead

Bank of America Corporation
London, United Kingdom
15 Nov 2022
15 Dec 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:
Job Title: Feature Lead
Corporate Title: Vice President
Location: London

Bank of America:
We are a financial services company offering a wide array of opportunities across many functions. Our focus on the financial success of our clients - individuals, companies and institutional investors - shapes the way that we organize ourselves and run our business.

Global Technology delivers technology services globally across the bank's eight lines of business that serve individuals, companies and institutions. The team also focuses on digital banking, payments, infrastructure, data management and technology that enhances cyber security, and risk and capital management.

Innovation is at the heart of all Global Technology does. As a member of Global Tech, you will use leading technologies such as robotics and artificial intelligence, as well as improved processes, to build our business. The team has replaced core platforms and simplified its infrastructure to improve speed to market. Its private cloud provides an environment that is scalable and secure. Global Tech uses data and analytics to enhance service, provide solutions and deepen relationships.

Role Description:

The Market Risk reporting team is looking for an experienced Technical Lead to join and lead a development team working on rebuilding core strategic Market Risk systems
The team is embarking on a large program of work that will rethink the way market risk is monitored and reported.

The project aims to automate and streamline workflow processing, build slick modern user interfaces to take advantage of the latest UX tools like OpenFin and ReactJS
Our users cover all asset classes and lines of business, with systems and users reaching from the Front-Office to Risk Management and audit.

We need a keen technologist who excels at hands-on development and enjoys the challenge of full-stack development.
They must be flexible and be interested to learn a range of technologies and languages if necessary, as the tech stack is quite diverse.

This is a position for an experienced software engineer where the candidate will be responsible for functionality managing a small team of developers.
There is no line management responsibility in this role but as the technical lead in the team the candidate is expected to be responsible for full end-to-end delivery from build to test to deployment.
There is opportunity in the team for this role to grow further and expand to take on ownership of more applications and to manage a wider portfolio of projects.

The Team:

Enterprise Risk & Finance Technology (ERFT) at Bank of America
  • Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect, and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world.
  • Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully.
  • Wants to be a great place for people to work and strives to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals.
  • Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience.
  • Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs.
  • Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing, and giving them what they need to remain vibrant and vital.

Core Skills:

  • Hands-on Python and SQL development
  • Experience with REST Web Services and Microservices architecture
  • Scrum/Agile methodologies
  • Tech lead and mentoring a small Agile team of 2-5 developers across multiple regions.
  • Experience with REST Web Services and Microservices architecture
  • Scrum/Agile methodologies
  • Tech lead and mentoring a small Agile team of 2-5 developers across multiple regions.


  • Excellent communicator
  • Market Risk experience
  • JavaScript/ReactJS/Full-Stack development
  • Java 1.6

Bank of America:

Good conduct and sound judgment is crucial to our long term success. It's important that all employees in the organisation understand the expected standards of conduct and how we manage conduct risk. Individual accountability and an ownership mind-set are the cornerstones of our Code of Conduct and are at the heart of managing risk well.

We are an equal opportunities employer, and ensure that no applicant is subject to less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, gender identity, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, age, sexual orientation, socio-economic background, responsibilities for dependants, physical or mental disability. The Bank selects candidates for interview based on their skills, qualifications and experience.

We strive to ensure that our recruitment processes are accessible for all candidates and encourage any candidates to tell us about any adjustment requirements. As part of our standard hiring process to manage risk, please note background screening checks will be conducted on all hires before commencing employment.